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James W. Creenan

James W. Creenan

Practice areas:

Construction & Development, Lawsuits & Disputes, Insurance, Elder Law

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Construction & Development: 50%
    16 years
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 25%
    16 years
  3. Insurance: 20%
    16 years
  4. Elder Law: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Matthew Francis Dolfi

    James is an exception litigator and highly professional. He is very knowledgeable in the field of construction and development law. I had the pleasure of working against him on a high-profile construction case.

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  • Matthew Thomas Logue

    I endorse this lawyer.

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Contact Info

Creenan & Baczkowski, PC

3907 Old William Penn Highway
Suite 304
Murrysville, PA, 15668-1834

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive199705/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarPennsylvania Super Lawyers2010
"AV Preeminent" Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
Outstanding Young LawyerAllegheny County Bar Association2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWayman Irvin & McAuley, LLC2000 - 2009
AttorneyWheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp.1999 - 2000
AttorneyCohen & Grigsby, P.C.1998 - 1999
AttorneyUnited States Department of Labor - OALJ1996 - 1998

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Allegheny County Bar AssociationTreasurer2010 - Present
Westmoreland Chamber of CommerceBoard Member2010 - Present
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, Insurance Coverage Litigation CommitteeVice Chair2009 - Present
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, Insurance Coverage Litigation CommitteeNewsletter Co-Chair2008 - Present
Allegheny County Bar FoundationTreasurer2007 - 2010
Municipality of MurrysvilleZoning Hearing Board2007 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Duquesne Law ReviewComment, "Pennsylvania's Land Recycling Act: Remediating Brownfields with Limited Liability and Remediation Standards." 33 Duquesne Law Review 660 (1996).1996

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duquesne University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Canisius CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1993

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
"Construction Law 101"Construction Law2007